Kirk CarapezzaMay 18, 2018 10:52 AM
UMass Closes Deal To Acquire Mount Ida In NewtonUMass Amherst has closed on its controversial real estate purchase of Mount Ida College, which abruptly shut down this month.
Kirk CarapezzaMay 1, 2018 08:50 AM
Financial Stress Tests for Small Mass. Colleges?One thing is for sure: more difficult days are ahead for small private colleges.
Kirk CarapezzaApril 26, 2018 10:32 AM
Can Homer Attract Veterans To College?To engage veterans, Vermont's flagship campus is turning to an unlikely, ancient Greek source: Homer.
WGBH NewsApril 19, 2018 11:46 AM
Buyouts, Mergers, Closures and the Fight to Stay ViablePrice-conscious students are demanding a return on their college investment, forcing colleges to find new and different ways to meet their demands, all while trying to stay afloat in a competitive market.
Kirk CarapezzaApril 12, 2018 12:34 PM
UMass President Responds To Criticism of Mount Ida AcquisitionUniversity of Massachusetts president Marty Meehan is pushing back against skeptics who say UMass Amherst's plan to acquire Mount Ida College will undermine UMass Boston and that UMass interfered with Mount Ida's merger talks with Lasell College.
Kirk CarapezzaApril 11, 2018 01:03 PM
Challenges Remain As BPS Graduates Completing College Reaches Record HighThe number of Boston Public School graduates attending and completing college within six years has risen significantly in the past decade. But challenges are still present for Black and Latino students.